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Demography in the Age of the Postmodern (New Perspectives on Anthropological and Social Demography)

by Nancy E. Riley

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science & theory,
  • Population & demography,
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • Social research & statistics,
  • Social aspects,
  • Demography,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Sociology,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • Postmodernism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7745031M
    ISBN 100521533643
    ISBN 109780521533645

      Salkowitz summarized some of the survey results with regard to demographics and spending (he did a more detailed breakdown at ICv2). The gender breakdown is 45% women, 55% men, but for the under 30 age group, which was about half the respondents, the gender split was closer to .   To counteract environmental disasters, during the postmodern period we began to look at and observe the harmful consequences of toxic waste, malformations, mortality and pollution that human beings have left during modernity with the improper use of industry and heavy metals.

      In The Canadian Book Consumer In-Depth Reader Profiles you will find more information on Self-Help book buyers: Demographics (age, marital status, do they live in urban or rural areas?) Where they find out about books. What formats they predominantly purchase. Week-by-week sales trending of print books for each category. The authors’ cogent analysis encompasses demographic milestones like surpassing the seven billion population mark and becoming a majority urban population for the first time in human history, as well as the repercussions of a global financial crisis and the implications of two important ongoing trends: aging and fertility decline.

    In the postindustrial and postmodern age, science will maintain and no doubt strengthen its preeminence in the arsenal of productive capacities of the nation-states. Indeed, this situation is one of the reasons leading to the conclusion that the gap between developed and developing countries will grow ever wider in the future. 6. Feminist demography Postmodern perspectives in demography Some final thoughts-- Bibliography. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Demography has developed into a remarkably coherent field and now stands as a firmly established discipline with strong ties to policy-making agencies.


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